Small Animal Emergency And Critical Care For Veterinary Technicians by Andrea M. BattagliaSmall Animal Emergency And Critical Care For Veterinary Technicians by Andrea M. Battaglia

Small Animal Emergency And Critical Care For Veterinary Technicians

byAndrea M. Battaglia, Andrea M. SteeleEditorAndrea M. Battaglia

Paperback | June 4, 2015

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Master the veterinary technician's role in caring for pets requiring emergency and critical care!Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd Edition provides quick access to dozens of common, life-saving protocols and procedures. Each treatment technique is described in step-by-step detail and illustrated in full color. To prepare you for the veterinary practice setting, a team approach is emphasized. This edition adds even more value with two new chapters and easy-to-apply medical math and scenario-based exercises. Written by experienced veterinary technicians Andrea Battaglia and Andrea Steele, this practical resource prepares you for success in animal hospital emergency departments and veterinary practices!

Title:Small Animal Emergency And Critical Care For Veterinary TechniciansFormat:PaperbackDimensions:551 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:June 4, 2015Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323227740

ISBN - 13:9780323227742

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Table of Contents

SECTION 1: Critically Ill Small Animals
1. Critical Thinking Skills
2. Monitoring of the Critically Ill or Injured Patient
3. Patient's Lifeline: Intravenous Catheter
4. Fluid Therapy
5. Transfusion Medicine
6. Nutritional Support for the Critically Ill Patient
7. Oxygen Therapy Techniques
8. Mechanical Ventilation
9. Pain Assessment and Treatment
10. Anesthesia in the Critically Ill or Injured
SECTION II: Emergency Care for Small Animals
11. Isolation Techniques in Clinical Practice
12. Emergency ReceivingNEW!
13. Management of Patients in Shock
14. Cardiopulmonary Cerebrovascular Resuscitation
15. Trauma
16. Hematologic Emergencies
17. Cardiovascular Emergencies
18. Respiratory Emergencies
19. Gastrointestinal Emergencies
20. Metabolic and Endocrine Emergencies
21. Urologic Emergencies
22. Reproductive Emergencies
23. Ocular Emergencies
24. Neurologic Emergencies
25. Toxicologic Emergencies
26. Avian and Exotic Emergencies
27. Disaster Medicine
SECTION III: Practice Management
28. The Art of Scheduling
29. Client Communication in an EmergencyNEW!